Join us for an easy dive for those who want more experience in an easy easy and supportive environment. Open to all Divers, no matter how long you have been certified.
Cook Island, approx 600m off Fingal Head is NSW’s northern most marine reserve and home to rays, turtles, wobbegongs, nudibranchs and a variety of other marine critters.
The marine park surrounding Cook Island has a huge wealth of marine biodiversity and is an absolute thrill for divers of all levels.
The North Wall – has a long easy navigational wall which extends right through to Mary’s Rock. Has a ledge at 5m perfect for safety stops or snorkeling. The North Wall is home to baby wobbegongs, nudibranchs, lionfish, octopus and a diverse range of schooling fish. The drop off is 12 meters to a sandy bottom, where you will find plenty of marine life.
The South side – a photographer’s dream. Colorful soft corals are teeming with marine life, Eagle Rays, Manta Rays, Shovel Nose Rays, Groper, Cod, and schools of Kingfish are all residents of this colorful marine wonderland. This is an easy 10 m dive so enjoy the beauty and take your camera.
The East side – is a great adventure dive. Caves, crevices and swim through’s will delight any explorer. As you swim around the next corner or out of the swim through’s a Wobbegong wont be too far away. The East plays host to the ‘Turtle Nursery” the baby turtles hang out here to grow and learn before they move on to the more open waters of the North side.
Coral gardens – schools of Taylor, Jewfish a variety of sharks and oodles of marine life, the east wall is the deepest side of the island at 18 m.
Whether you have just finished your Open Water Course, or have done thousands of dives, Cook Island has something for you. If you would like to complete any specialities or training on this trip please contact us and we can help arrange it with either Tweed SeaSports or an Independent Instructor.
Cost of Dive is $125 which includes Double dive, tanks and surface interval snacks, tea, coffee etc.
Nitrox (32%) is available for an extra $20, payable directly to Tweed Sea Sports on the day, or booked online.
For those who aren’t yet Nitrox certified… Courses are available at any time. Please contact Hilton if you are interested.
Once RSVP’d, please click on the ScubaConnect link below and follow the instructions for payment using either PayPal or Credit Card. Please contact us if you would prefer to pay via bank transfer.
If this is an issue, please call Hilton or Bruce to arrange bank transfer.
Departure time is in QLD time. We have booked the very civilised departure time of 10:30am. Please note that this time is subject to the early morning trip running to schedule. The actual departure time will be between 10:30 and 11:00 am.
Hire gear is available from Tweed Sea Sports on the day, ph 5524-3683.
If you have any questions please feel free to call or email at any time.
Phone: 0416 203 793